FWSD Team

Allison Andrews

Allison Andrews is the Founder of Fashion Week San Diego® (FWSD) and President of APA Business Consulting. A passionate entrepreneur, Andrews founded FSWD in 2007, growing the year-long event to become one of the biggest and most prominent Southern…
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Gwen Bates

  Gwen Bates is the Director of Fashion Week San Diego. She is an entrepreneur at heart and is no stranger to fashion world. After completing a MBA with Bridgepoint Education, Gwen aligned herself with Forbes…
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Samantha DeWarf

  Samantha DeWarf is the Assistant Director of Fashion Week San Diego. She was raised in Pinetop, Arizona a small mountain town, but also split time growing up in Hamar, Norway. This has given her…
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Louie Gonzalez

  Louie Gonzalez Fashion photographer Louie Gonzalez of 656 Photography is making his mark in the industry as both a fashion and headshot photographer and educator. Based in San Diego, originally from New York City,…
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Anna Crowe

Anna Crowe is the Publicist for Fashion Week San Diego. She is the founder and chief executive officer at Crowe PR, responsible for the company’s strategy, vision and execution. A public relations and branding expert, Anna…
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Jodi Kodesh

Jodi Kodesh has been Fashion Week San Diego’s official MC’s since 2013. Jodi’s love of nature has taken her around the world – through the ancient monkey temples of Bali, Indonesia, up the side of a…
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Jeff Krapf

Jeff Krapf has been Fashion Week San Diego’s official MC’s since 2013. Live Event Announcer, Corporate Presenter, Radio DJ, VoiceOver Artist, Kids TV Show Host, TV Personality and all around TV Host, Jeff Krapf has become…
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Erika De La Cruz

Erika De La Cruz is Fashion Week San Diego’s Brand Ambassador and Red Carpet Host. Erika is a Station Personality, Video Blogger and Promotions Director for KIFM-FM, Easy 98.1 here in San Diego.  She has been in San…
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